Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Texas City ISD: C

Total students

949

Avg. teacher experience

12.5 years

Texas City ISD: 9.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Texas City ISD: 87.2%

Statewide: 90%

Blocker Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Texas City, TX, in the Texas City ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 949 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 62.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,672, which is $2,581 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.tcisd.org/index.aspx?nid=149

Address

1800 9th Ave N
Texas City, TX 77590-6200

Office phone number

(409) 916-0700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blocker Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

949

African American

191 (20.1%)

Texas City ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

13 (1.4%)

Texas City ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

9 (0.9%)

Texas City ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

416 (43.8%)

Texas City ISD: 39.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Texas City ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

292 (30.8%)

Texas City ISD: 24.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

27 (2.8%)

Texas City ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

20.1%

American Indian

1.4%

Asian

0.9%

Hispanic

43.8%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

30.8%

Two or more races

2.8%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

62.5 %

Texas City ISD: 60.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

72.3 %

Texas City ISD: 78.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

9.1 %

Texas City ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

62.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

72.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

9.1%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

7.1 %

Texas City ISD: 9.8%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

30.1 %

Texas City ISD: 27.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.9 %

Texas City ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.7 %

Texas City ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

7.1%

Career and technical

30.1%

Gifted and talented

3.9%

Special education

11.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Texas City ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Texas City ISD: C

School progress

B

Texas City ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Texas City ISD: C

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

59.6

African American

12.9 (21.6%)

Texas City ISD: 27.8%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (3.4%)

Texas City ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6 (10.1%)

Texas City ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

1 (1.7%)

Texas City ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

36.7 (61.6%)

Texas City ISD: 55.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (1.7%)

Texas City ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

2.9 (4.8%)

Texas City ISD: 4%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

44.2 (74.2%)

Texas City ISD: 74.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

12.5 (21%)

Texas City ISD: 20.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

15.9

Texas City ISD: 15.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

12.5 years

Texas City ISD: 9.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$59,672

Texas City ISD: $58,358

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$55,200

Texas City ISD: $55,635

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,385

Texas City ISD: $56,453

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$58,490

Texas City ISD: $57,449

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$61,109

Texas City ISD: $60,674

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,587

Texas City ISD: $64,089

Statewide: $65,449

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